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Ellis, Londas G.
Age: 24, credited to Springfield, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/15/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. K, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63
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Birth: abt 1838, Springfield, VT
Burial: Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/27/1880
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)
Remarks: Hanged himself in his barn.
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Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, VT
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Londas Ellis hanged himself last Saturday morning, from a beam in his barn. He has been partially insane for a long time. He was about 47 years old, and leaves two daughters, who have the sympathy of the whole town. His funeral was held Monday, under the direction of the G.A.R. Post.
Source: The Vermont Tribune, November 20, 1885
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.